Health

Tue 7 Jul 2020

Victoria’s ‘perfect storm’ could spread to our state

Victoria’s ‘perfect storm’ could spread to our state

An infectious diseases expert has warned that Victoria’s “perfect storm” of failures could spread with virus spikes elsewhere in Australia.

American hospitals running out ICU beds

American hospitals running out ICU beds

The US is running out of ICU beds as hospitals in several states buckle under a surge of new coronavirus cases after the July 4 weekend.

‘Deadly second wave’: How Australia can beat it

premium_icon ‘Deadly second wave’: How Australia can beat it

As Australia faces a resurgence of coronavirus, this is how countries around the world – from China to Germany – have handled the threat of a ‘second wave’.

‘Massive’ queues at supermarkets as lockdown looms

‘Massive’ queues at supermarkets as lockdown looms

People have rushed to supermarkets across Victoria before tomorrow night’s lockdown despite shopping for food being a reason to leave home.

Everything you need to know about Melbourne's new lockdown

Everything you need to know about Melbourne's new lockdown

After massive spikes in daily coronavirus infections, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews has announced a six-week Melbourne-wide lockdown.

Grandmother has spent 20 years smoking marijuana

premium_icon Grandmother has spent 20 years smoking marijuana

The grandmother told police she split her last purchase with her two daughters and one of their former partners.

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